I had a few hours in Oxford before the conference, so I went out for a walk, seeing St. Giles Church and the Covered Market.
Coming to Oxford in September is getting to be an annual event. I did the tourist walk of famous Oxford colleges last year, so I decided to tour some more mundane sights this year. The conference venue was St. Anne’s College again.
St. Anne’s is north of the town centre. I walked south Woodstock Road.
Across the street, on the west side, is the Radcliffe Infirmiary.
After dinner, the more social attendees staying at St. Anne’s meet at the Royal Oak Pub just down the street.
Before arriving at in the main shopping area in Oxford, I noticed St. Giles Church.
In the new world (i.e. North America), it’s not so common to have a cemetery so prominent on the church grounds. Continue reading “2008/09/02 St. Giles Church, Covered Market, Oxford“